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Item 7341

Title: Bates College

Contributed by: Lewiston Public Library

Location: Lewiston

Media: phototransparency

Item 7342

Title: Bates College

Contributed by: Lewiston Public Library

Location: Lewiston

Media: phototransparency

Item 6999

Title: John Bertram Hall at Bates College

Contributed by: Lewiston Public Library

Location: Lewiston

Media: phototransparency

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Exhibit

George French dorm room, Bates College, ca. 1901

Maine Through the Eyes of George W. French

George French, a native of Kezar Falls and graduate of Bates College, worked at several jobs before turning to photography as his career. He served for many years as photographer for the Maine Development Commission, taking pictures intended to promote both development and tourism.

Exhibit

Jean-Baptiste Couture, Lewiston, 1926

Le Théâtre

Lewiston, Maine's second largest city, was long looked upon by many as a mill town with grimy smoke stacks, crowded tenements, low-paying jobs, sleazy clubs and little by way of refinement, except for Bates College. Yet, a noted Québec historian, Robert Rumilly, described it as "the French Athens of New England."

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Site

Muskie swearing in, Washington, D.C., 1980

Edmund S. Muskie Archives and Special Collections Library

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